While certainly well known as the home of the “Happiest Place on Earth”, the Orlando area offers an abundance of exciting attractions and relaxing diversions for all to enjoy. Here is a brief Orlando vacation guide that you can use to discover many of the things you can see and do when visiting the Central Florida region. Looking for more excitment? Additional Orlando attraction tickets available for a la carte purchase at the Main Lobby.
Aside from the amusement parks and themed attractions, Orlando plays host to a wealth of significant cultural and artistic events. Enjoy the selected works of prominent masters as well as local artisans at one of the many galleries, museums and theaters located within the city. Delight your senses with a tour through a southern style garden at the Harry P. Leu Gardens. Even take in one of a number of fun family-friendly festivals and gatherings hosted throughout the year.
Orlando and the Central Florida region is a sports lover’s dream. If it’s on a court, a field, a course, a lake or a track, chances are that you’ll find it conveniently located within a short drive from THE CARIBE™ HOTELS. From a variety of amateur and pro events at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex to the high-speed thrills of the races held at the Daytona International Speedway, when it comes to sports, there’s something here for everyone to enjoy.
Of course Orlando is also the perfect place to play as well. Golfers will rejoice at the selection of world-class championship courses available – many just minutes from THE CARIBE™ HOTELS. Plus, as the lake capital of Florida, Orlando provides the ideal playground for those who seek the joys of a day spent boating, skiing or fishing on the water.
When you think of Orlando, the first thing that probably comes to mind is Disney. And with good reason. Long the preferred destination of those who visit the area, the Walt Disney World® Theme Parks offer vacationers a magical and memorable experience.
Bringing many of your favorite blockbuster movies to life, Universal Studios Orlando offers up a unique brand of fun and adventure that everyone is sure to enjoy. From its theme parks and special events to its dining, shopping and nightlife, there’s just so much to see and do, you might never want to leave. The new Diagon Alley is based on the London shopping district frequented by the characters in the Potter Series.
Thrills, fun and water abound at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment. This remarkable collection of themed attractions includes such family favorites as SeaWorld Orlando and Busch Gardens as well as new delights like Aquatica – SeaWorld’s Water Park. The new Ihus Breakaway Falls is the tallest, steepest and only multi-drop tower of its kind in Orlando.
The launching pad of America’s space program, the Kennedy Space Center invites guests to experience the wonders of space firsthand at their state-of-the-art facility near Orlando. Featuring a captivating array of informative exhibits and multimedia presentations, the Center will delight visitors of all ages as it leads them on a journey from the very first space mission to next scheduled shuttle excursion.
After a day spent exploring Orlando, it’s always nice to treat yourself to a little indulgence. Fortunately the area offers its fair share of inviting diversions. Whether it’s relaxing by the pool at THE CARIBE™ HOTELS, savoring contemporary cuisine at The Venetian Chop House which features signature steaks, chops and fresh seafood. Plus enjoy an exceptional wine list and reserve wine selections, or enjoy a soothing massage at The Island Spa there’s no end to all the ways you can spoil yourself when you visit Orlando.